Military Recruiting

At BNSF, we salute your service, value your skills and welcome your unique experience and talents. Since 2005, BNSF has hired more than 6,000 U.S. military veterans.

BNSF offers challenging and rewarding career opportunities, competitive pay, benefits, training and advancement opportunities for those:
  • transitioning from military to civilian life
  • with prior service
  • who are retired veterans
  • who are members of National Guard and Reserve

BNSF actively seeks candidates with military experience. Find out how your military experience relates to career opportunities at BNSF. Be sure to read our important military tips on how to complete your application.

Visit 'Explore Team BNSF'

BNSF offers a wide range of career opportunities to match all types of experience, training and education. All the information you need to start your career at BNSF can be found in our Explore Team BNSF section.

Non-Supervisory Positions

Visit Explore Team BNSF > Trades for more information regarding the following work groups:

  • Engineering
  • Mechanical
  • Transportation
  • Other Careers

Supervisory Positions

Visit Explore Team BNSF > Experienced First Line Supervisor for more information regarding the following work groups:

  • Engineering
  • Mechanical
  • Transportation

Employee Testimonials